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Local News for Westport, Connecticut

01/26/2020

Sunday, Jan. 26, 2020

10 a.m. – 4 p.m. – Westport Observatory (182 Bayberry Lane) – Winter Field Day at K1WAS 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. – Westport Museum for History and Culture – “Becoming Westport” 2 p.m. – Westport Library – State of the Town Address 3 p.m. – Westport Library – Pages Through the Ages – “The READ MORE.
'Mom and Dad Are Gone'01/25/2020

‘Mom and Dad Are Gone’

Tara Donnelly Gottlieb told today’s antigun event at Toquet Hall of the day she heard her parents, Tim and Kim Donnelly, were killed in 2005 in the robbery of their jewelry store in Fairfield. “Mom and dad are gone,” she sad. “Today some people will say students are told a lockdown in schools is normal. READ MORE.
Teens Lead Rally Against Gun Violence01/25/2020

Teens Lead Rally Against Gun Violence

Community leaders, parents and others convened at Toquet Hall today for an event organized by Westport’s Students Demand Action chapter, in conjunction with CT Against Gun Violence (CAGV) to raise awareness about gun violence prevention. Elana Atlas (c), 16, a Staples High School junior, a co-founder and leader of the Students Demand Action chapter, addresses READ MORE.
01/25/2020

Saturday, Jan. 25, 2020

10 a.m. – 2 p.m. – Gilbertie’s (7 Sylvan Lane) – Westport Winter Farmers Market 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. – Westport Observatory (182 Bayberry Lane) – Winter Field Day at K1WAS 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. – Westport Museum for History and Culture – “Becoming Westport” 1 p.m. – Earthplace – Saturdays at Earthplace: READ MORE.
01/25/2020

Pet of the Week: Cloud

We’ve got another boy with a beautiful singing voice. Meet Cloud, a 6-year-old foxhound. He’s looking for a single-family home where he can entertain his family with a concert without disturbing neighbors, and he’d like to be friends with kids 12 years old and up. He can be calm, but still needs some exercise every READ MORE.
01/24/2020

Westport News: Tax Help Available

#Westport, CT – Department of Human Services Director Elaine Daignault announced today that the no-cost, full-service AARP/IRS Volunteer Tax Assistance Program, with special attention to seniors and low to moderate-income households, will be available to the community again this year. Tax preparation and electronic filing of state and federal taxes will be offered at two READ MORE.
01/24/2020

Senate Dems Say Election Year Shouldn’t Stymie Pot Debate

By Keith M. Phaneuf and Jenna Carlesso www.ctmirror.org Though Connecticut legislators tend to shy away from controversial issues during a reelection year, Senate Democrats insisted today that legalization of recreational marijuana use still could be enacted this year — even with the entire legislature up for election in November. The keys to avoiding election year READ MORE.
Artist to Artist Talk01/24/2020

Artist to Artist Talk

An overflow crowd tonight jammed the Ralph Sheffer Room at the Westport Library for Miggs Burroughs’ artist-to-artist interview of renowned Westport photographer Larry Silver (r). The event was held in conjunction with Silver’s exhibit “At the Water’s Edge: Beach Photography in Westport & Beyond.” (CLICK TO ENLARGE) Dave Matlow for WestportNow.com Read the article on READ MORE.
01/24/2020

GFA winter teams finish week undefeated

It was an undefeated week of Greens Farms Academy winter sports as all the Dragons varsity teams were victorious in each contest they played. GIRLS BASKETBALL The Dragons held Canterbury to a single basket in the second half while pulling away for their 11th win in 12 games this season with a 58-14 victory. Sheridan READ MORE.
01/24/2020

Friday, Jan. 24, 2020

10 a.m. – Westport Library – Language Conversation Group: Japanese 11 a.m. – Westport Library – Language Conversation Group: French 11 a.m. – Westport Library – Anyone Can Use … PowerPoint 11 a.m. – 6 p.m. – Westport Museum for History and Culture – “Becoming Westport” 3 p.m. – 5 p.m. – Westport Library – READ MORE.

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